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Aurora Raby

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A rich, noble English orphan; left to the care of guardians; a Catholic in religion; and in person

A rose with all its sweetest leaves yet folded.”


Byron: Don Juan, xv. 43.

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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